Five Ways to Upgrade Your Grilling Game

Upgrading your grilling game is about more than just food, it’s about creating an outdoor living experience in which guests feel comfortable and relaxed—an atmosphere where lasting memories are made. Fortunately, transforming your backyard into…

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A Possible Link to Early Onset Puberty

In a study of more than 15,000 girls and their mothers — all Kaiser Permanente members in Northern California — maternal overweight and hyperglycemia were linked to the earlier onset of puberty in girls 6 to 11…




Nationwide Grilled Cheese Recipe Competition Begins

Beginning April 2, aspiring chefs of all ages are invited to submit their most creative grilled cheese recipes. The Wisconsin Grilled Cheese Recipe Showdown runs through May 15. One grand prize winner will receive $15,000 and be crowned the 2018 Wisconsin…



Cornucopia: USDA Rejects Advice of Expert Panel

A highly controversial seaweed derivative used in conventional, “natural,” and some organic foods, carrageenan, was reapproved for use in organics by USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue.  This move overrides the National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) recommendation, an…


Don’t Get Bent Out of Shape Doing Yoga

Yoga has many health benefits for the mind and body. It’s proven to increase muscle strength and flexibility, as well as decrease anxiety and depression. This increasingly popular exercise can also provide relief for bone,…